The service monitor defines health check parameters for the load balancer. You create a service monitor for each component.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Password

      vsphere_admin_password

  2. From the Home menu of the vSphere Web Client, select Networking & Security.
  3. In the Navigator, click NSX Edges.
  4. From the NSX Manager drop-down menu, select 172.16.11.65 as the NSX Manager and double-click the sfo01m01lb01 NSX Edge to manage its network settings.
  5. Click the Manage tab, click Load Balancer, and select Service Monitoring.
  6. Click the Add icon and in the New Service Monitor dialog box, configure the values for the service monitor you are adding, and click OK.

    Setting

    vra-svr-443-monitor

    vra-iws-443-monitor

    vra-ims-443-monitor

    vra-vro-8283-monitor

    Name

    vra-svr-443-monitor

    vra-iws-443-monitor

    vra-ims-443-monitor

    vra-vro-8283-monitor

    Interval

    3

    3

    3

    3

    Timeout

    10

    10

    10

    10

    Max Retries

    3

    3

    3

    3

    Type

    HTTPS

    HTTPS

    HTTPS

    HTTPS

    Expected

    204

    Method

    GET

    GET

    GET

    GET

    URL

    /vcac/services/api/health

    /wapi/api/status/web

    /VMPSProvision

    /vco-controlcenter/docs

    Receive

    REGISTERED

    ProvisionService

  7. Repeat Step 6 to create a service monitor for each component.

    Upon completion, verify that you have successfully entered the monitor names and their respective configuration values.